Record Details

NHER Number:12741
Type of record:Building
Name:Lodge Farm House, 21 Bridge Street

Summary

A late 16th or early 17th century house with a rear projection containing cellar and stairs and traces of a removed porch tower. It was extended north and south, possibly in about 1700. Other additions and alterations were carried out through the 18th to 19th centuries. A vaulted underground structure, possibly an 18th century plunge bath, was uncovered in the back garden during works in 1988.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9713 4292
Map Sheet:TF94SE
Parish:STIFFKEY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Late 16th/early 17th century house with rear projection containing cellar and stairs etc and traces of a removed porch tower. Stopped beams, fireplaces. Extended north and south around 1700? Other additions and alterations through 18th to 19th centuries. See report (S1) in file.

Listed building description, Grade II (S2) differs in interpretation, see report (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 25 February 1987.

1988.
Structure, underground, unearthed in back garden.
Seems to be a vaulted water receptacle; an 18th century plunge bath?
Filled with 19th century sanitary wares.

Now backfilled as soakaway. See report (S3) and photographs (S4) in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 19 February 1988.

Monument Types

  • BATH HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WATER TANK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1987. Building Report..
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S3>Unpublished document: Rose, E. (NAU). 1988. Report on underground structure.
<S4>Photograph: Rose, E. (NAU). 1988. EGK 6 & 7.

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